Penn State Hershey to hold free oral, head and neck cancer screening

April 07, 2010

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is holding a free screening for oral, head and neck cancer from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, April 19, on the Medical Center’s campus. People with a sore or lump in the mouth that won’t go away, a sore throat or trouble swallowing, change in voice or hoarseness or growth or swelling in the neck should consider this screening. Early detection can save lives.

The event will take place in the University Physician Center, Suite 400, at 500 University Drive in Hershey, Pa. To schedule an appointment, call the 24-hour CareLine at 800-243-1455. For maps and directions, visit online.

Penn State Hershey Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery leads the region in the diagnosis and state of the art treatment of both benign and malignant diseases of the oral cavity and head and neck region. For more, visit online.

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Last Updated April 08, 2010